Andrew Alexander Cole is an English former professional footballer who played as a striker. He is mostly remembered for his time with Manchester United, who paid a British record transfer fee to sign him from Newcastle United. Cole spent six years with Manchester United and won nine trophies, including the Treble of the Premier League, FA Cup and UEFA Champions League in 1999.
Andy Cole rips into Anthony Martial
Andy Cole is not impressed with Anthony Martial’s goal return at Man United.
“Martial has been at Man United for eight years and he hasn’t even scored 100 goals. Incredible,” he said.
“He’s a striker for one of the most fantastic clubs but his best tally has been 17 league goals in one season.
“He’s had more than enough opportunities to show his worth and unfortunately, he couldn’t do it.”
Martial has scored 88 goals across all competitions since his move to United in 2015. Andy Cole, meanwhile, struck 121 times in eight years at Old Trafford.
About Anthony Martial
Anthony Martial joined Manchester United on September 1, 2015, from Monaco for a fee of £36 million. He made his debut for the club on September 12, 2015, in a 3-1 win over Liverpool.
As of September 10, 2023, Martial has made 337 appearances for Manchester United, scoring 87 goals and providing 28 assists. He has won the FA Community Shield, EFL Cup, and UEFA Europa League with the club.
Martial’s most prolific season for Manchester United was the 2019-20 season, when he scored 23 goals in 48 appearances. He was also named the club’s Player of the Year that season.
Martial is currently in his 9th season at Manchester United. He has been linked with a move away from the club in recent months, but his future at Old Trafford is still uncertain.